M.Ed. On Campus

Teacher Leadership

Belmont University

12 months
39000 USD/year
39000 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Education in Teacher Leadership at Belmont University prepares classroom teachers for enhanced leadership opportunities. Responsibilities as instructional coaches, mentors, team leaders, and other roles are increasingly offered to outstanding classroom teachers who wish to stay in the classroom while expanding their portfolio of leadership.


Belmont’s M.Ed. in Teacher Leadership at Belmont University is an innovative approach to organizational change, strengthening the voice and impact of teacher leaders and giving them opportunities to collaborate with other entrepreneurial leaders in the field. Our candidates look at change mindsets as mechanisms of advancing public good while probing what has limited positive change in the past.

Why Become a Teacher?

Many communities across the nation are facing a major educational challenge of a growing shortage of qualified teachers. The latest estimates for the Federal Department of Education suggest that America needs as many as 2.5 million new teachers over the next five years. Because of this, jobs for people with a background in teaching are expected to rise significantly in the coming years.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leadership in Organizations
  • Cultural Responsiveness and Diversity in Organizations
  • Assessment and Data for School Improvement
  • Educational Policy and Advocacy
  • Collaboration and Engagement for Families and Communities
  • Leading Professional Learning Communities in Educational Organizations
  • Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning
  • Portfolio Leadership: Branding, Communication, and Impact
  • Organizational Culture Change and human Flourishing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Form
  • Application Fee
  • Official Transcripts
  • Test Scores
  • Recommendations
  • Resume
  • Interview

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1300 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    39000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1300 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Nashville

1183 - 2197 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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